FDNY academy graduation includes 6 women

– Hundreds of New York’s Bravest have now taken their heroism to the next level with the FDNY. It was graduation day for more than 300 probationary firefighters in East New York, Brooklyn. In this class is a diverse group of graduates from all races and backgrounds, including six women.

This is not the largest number of females in a graduating class, but these ladies do bring the total number of female firefighters to 64, the highest total in FDNY history.


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